Form 9 Make up a dialogue about a famous scientist
1: Hello. I need to prepare a report about Isaac Newton. May I ask you some questions about him?
2: OK. I’ll do it with pleasure.
1: Why is Isaac Newton so famous?
2: He was a great English mathematician, astronomer and physicist.
1: When and where was Newton born?
2: He was born in 1642 in a little village in Lincolnshire, England.
1: Did he study at the university?
2: Yes, Isaac studied at the University of Cambridge.
1: Where did Isaac work?
2: After graduation from the University he became a professor of Mathematics and lectured at Cambridge for more than 30 years.
1: Did he make any large discoveries?
2: Yes, he did. In 1665 he made his great discoveries – the law of motion and gravitation and the theory of colour.
1: Did Newton publish any books?
2: Certainly, he did. In 1684 year Newton published his famous book the ` Principia` in which he explained the movement of the planets and laid down the law of universal gravitation.
1: When did he die?
2: On March 20, 1727 he died and was buried in Westminster Abbey.
1: Thanks a lot for the interesting information. Now it won’t be a problem for me to speak about this great scientist.
2: It was a pleasure of mine to help you. See you later.